NZ 10m Satellite Imagery (2017)

This dataset provides a seamless cloud-free 10m resolution satellite imagery layer of the New Zealand mainland and offshore islands.

The imagery was captured by the European Space Agency Sentinel-2 satellites between December 2016 - December 2017.

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Data has been made available by LINZ on a pilot basis to help LINZ assess the value of ongoing release of satellite imagery.

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Currency
This data will be updated once a year, during the term of the 2-year pilot.

Technical specifications
It comprises 450 x ortho-rectified RGB GeoTIFF images in NZTM projection, tiled into the LINZ Standard 1:50,000 tile layout.

  • Satellite sensors: ESA Sentinel-2A and Sentinel-2B
  • Acquisition dates: December 2016 - December 2017
  • Spectral resolution: R, G, B
  • Spatial resolution: 10 meters
  • Radiometric resolution: 8-bits (downsampled from 12-bits)

This is a visual product only. The data has been downsampled from 12-bits to 8-bits, and the original values of the images have been modified for visualisation purposes.

If you require the 12-bit imagery (R, G, B, NIR bands), send your request to eo@linz.govt.nz

Licence

Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International

You may use this work for commercial purposes.

You must attribute the creator in your own works.

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Added
22 Feb 2018

This dataset was first added to LINZ Data Service on 22 Feb 2018.